Floating Pavilion / Bruno Rossi Arquitetos

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Santo Antônio de Posse, Brazil
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  80
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2018
  • Photographs
    Photographs:André Scarpa
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers:  Ananda Telhas, Ita Construtora, REKA
  • Autor: Bruno Rossi
  • Equipe De Projeto: Adriano Bueno, Letícia Sitta, Gustavo Bella
  • Wooden Structure Assembly: Ita Construtora (eng. Helio Olga)
  • City: Santo Antônio de Posse
  • Country: Brazil
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Text description provided by the architects. A shading plane over the water. The floating pavilion represents a building with no clear boundaries, without beginning or end, mimetized in the landscape, over the diffusive and reflexive territory of a water containment basin in a farm on the interior of São Paulo state – Brazil. The existing deck and tile roof became small to serve the nautical and leisure activities by the dam, being needed an ampliation proposal.

© André Scarpa

Therefore, a bigger thermoacoustic metal shingle roof was proposed, supported by a prefabricated laminated timber structure. In this technique, the main pieces are prepared in the factory and assembled at the site, providing quickness in the process, interlock precision and resistance.

© André Scarpa
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On both sides of the deck, mobile elements were proposed, composed by wood brises in a metallic frame, in order to block or not the wind flow and sunlight along the day. Therefore, the floating pavilion is defined as a simple roof over a deck, appearing as just two plans, floor and ceiling, which assure leisure and contemplation. The architecture shows itself capable of creating shelter above water. A search for occupation in an immaterial territory.

© André Scarpa

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Address:Santo Antônio de Posse, State of São Paulo, 13830-000, Brazil

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Cite: "Floating Pavilion / Bruno Rossi Arquitetos" [Pavilhão Flutuante / Bruno Rossi Arquitetos] 24 Jun 2019. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/919298/floating-pavilion-brro-arquitetos> ISSN 0719-8884

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